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Project: Salt River Ecosystem Restoration Project

Description: Channel restoration of 0.5 mile between Riverside Ranch and Port Kenyon/Dillon Road Bridge will include 8 acres of riparian forest, 6 acres of wetland, and 3 acres of aquatic habitat. Restoration of 1 mile between Port Kenyon and Francis Creek will cover the Francis Creek channel and East Side Drainage and include 30.3 acres of riparian forest, 11.3 acres of freshwater marsh and seasonal wetland, and 7.9 acres of aquatic habitat. The project also creates Sediment Management Areas on the Dillon Road to Francis Creek reach and at confluence of Francis Creek and Salt River. Total project amount includes State support costs for project implementation.

Reference Number: 3860-PM-465

Implemented By: Humboldt County Resource Conservation District

Objective: Restoration of River Channel

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $7,144,776.25

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 6/4/2019    Actual Completion: 6/4/2019

Associated Counties: Humboldt

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution3/13/2013$4,119,800.00
Prop. 84, Flood Corridor Program11/27/2018$294,222.72
Prop. 1E, Flood Corridor Program11/27/2018$2,730,753.53

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Riparian Habitat38.3acres restored/assessed/managed
RestorationEcosystem: Shallow Water/ Marsh/ Wetland Habitat28.2acres restored/assessed/managed


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